Tennis: Miami Open-Nishikori v Youzhny

Reuters - By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic survived a second set fightback from Slovak Martin Klizan before winning his opening match at the Miami Open 6-0 5-7 6-1. Djokovic, …

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    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Serena Williams put aside her knee injury to begin her bid for an eighth Miami Open title with a 6-3 6-1 win over Romania's Monica Niculescu at Key Biscayne on … More »

  • Nishikori off to flying start, Tsonga wins on return
    Nishikori off to flying start, Tsonga wins on return Reuters - 17 hours ago

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Japan's Kei Nishikori made a confident start to his Miami Open bid on Saturday, beating Russian Mikhail Youzhny 6-2, 6-1 in 69 minutes in their second round meeting. … More »

  • Nadal, Murray advance in Miami
    Nadal, Murray advance in Miami Reuters - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 9:57 AM PHT

    Rafa Nadal and Andy Murray got their Miami Open bids off to a solid start with straight sets victories at Key Biscayne on Friday. Nadal defeated fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almagro 6-4 6-2 in 89 minutes … More »

  • Murray advances without worry against Young
    Murray advances without worry against Young Reuters - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 5:28 AM PHT

    World number four Andy Murray had little trouble dealing with American Donald Young in his opening match at the Miami Open with a 6-4 6-2 victory on Friday. Murray, a two-time winner at Key … More »

  • U.S. game will flourish after Serena: WTA leader Reuters - Sat, Mar 28, 2015 1:13 AM PHT

    By Mark Lamport-Stokes (Reuters) - Just as American writer Mark Twain described premature reports about his death as "greatly exaggerated", doom and gloom about U.S. women's tennis is way off the … More »

  • Sharapova suffers shock loss at Miami Reuters - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 10:47 AM PHT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Second seed Maria Sharapova suffered a shock 7-6(4) 6-3 defeat to compatriot and wildcard Daria Gavrilova in the second round of the Miami Open on Thursday. … More »

  • Del Potro refuses to be downhearted after comeback loss
    Del Potro refuses to be downhearted after comeback loss Reuters - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 10:28 AM PHT

    Del Potro, the former world number four and U.S. Open winner in 2009, has fallen to 616th in the world rankings after a wrist injury wrecked his 2014 season. Pospisil won 6-4 7-6(7) although Del … More »

  • Venus and Wozniacki ease into third round in Miami
    Venus and Wozniacki ease into third round in Miami Reuters - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 9:00 AM PHT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Venus Williams eased into the third round of the Miami Open with a comfortable 6-3 6-2 win over Poland's Urszula Radwanska on Thursday while Caroline Wozniacki also … More »

  • WTA leader sees more growth via TV, fan input
    WTA leader sees more growth via TV, fan input Reuters - Fri, Mar 27, 2015 12:55 AM PHT

    By Mark Lamport-Stokes (Reuters) - With gender equality achieved and a host of new sponsors brought in, WTA chairman and CEO Stacey Allaster has set her sights on further growth of the tour via a … More »

  • Renee Richards still amazed she broke transgender taboo
    Renee Richards still amazed she broke transgender taboo Reuters - Thu, Mar 26, 2015 7:47 PM PHT

    By Steve Ginsburg WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than three decades after putting down her tennis racquet, Renee Richards is still astonished she had the moxie to join the women's professional tour … More »